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Greene County Alabama Historical Markers

 
A County Older Than The State, Greene County Marker image, Click for more information
By Tim & Renda Carr, November 12, 2010
A County Older Than The State, Greene County Marker
Alabama (Greene County), Eutaw — A County Older Than The State, Greene County
Named for Revolutionary hero, General Nathaniel Greene, who drove British from Southeast. Area explored by DeSoto, 1540. Claimed as French Louisiana, 1699. Ceded to England, 1763. Ceded by Choctaw Nation, 1816. Made a territorial . . . — Map (db m37962) HM
Alabama (Greene County), Eutaw — First Presbyterian ChurchEutaw, Alabama
Erected 1851, D.B. Anthony Contractor Organized by Tuscaloosa Presbytery in 1824 as Mesopotamia Presbyterian Church. John H. Gray first minister 1826-1836 Educational Building Erected 1959 — Map (db m37953) HM
Alabama (Greene County), Eutaw — Welcome to Eutaw, Alabama: The Gateway To The Black BeltCounty Seat of Greene County
In 1838, Greene County citizens voted to change the town seat from Erie to Eutaw. The City of Eutaw, Alabama was incorporated as a town by an act of the State Legislature on January 2, 1841. Greene County had been named for General Nathaniel Greene. . . . — Map (db m83752) HM
Alabama (Greene County), Forkland — St. John’s Church(Episcopal)
Organized “in the Prairie” south of Greensboro in 1834 by the Rev. Caleb Ives, pioneer missionary to the old Southwest. Admitted to parish status in 1838 by the Rt. Rev. Jackson Kemper, Provisional Bishop of Alabama. First . . . — Map (db m37969) HM
Alabama (Greene County), Pleasant Ridge — Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church
By appointment of Tuscaloosa Presbytery, November 18, 1848 Rev. J. L. Kirkpatrick and Rev. C. A. Stillman organized a Presbyterian Church at Pleasant Ridge, Alabama. There were thirteen charter members. Services were held in a home near site of . . . — Map (db m92649) HM

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